Rollins Giving Day 2021

1,543
Donors
102% of 1,500 Donor goal
$481,288
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An Anonymous DonorChris Russo '82 matched $10,000

An Anonymous DonorDr. Julia Jimenez P’23 & Bob Jimenez ’89MBA P’23 matched $10,000
About

Join us for Rollins Giving Day by making your gift, challenging your friends, & sharing on social!

During this 24-hour event, your gift will help unlock $170,000 in challenge gifts — and help Rollins reach the goal of 1,500 donors. At each donor milestone, thousands of dollars are awarded and added to the overall fundraising total. 

  • 500 donors unlocks $5,000
  • 750 donors unlocks $10,000
  • 1,000 donors unlocks $25,000 
  • 1,500 donors unlocks $25,000 

Special thanks to trustee Gerald Ladner ’81, trustee Rodney Adkins ’81, trustee Campbell Brown ’90, and Anthony DeChellis ’84 P’19 for providing the community-wide challenges!

The Impact-Area Challenges 

  • 175 donors to the Crummer Fund unlocks $20,000 
  • 100 donors to the Holt Fund unlocks $20,000 
  • 50 donors to CFAM unlocks $50,000 
  • 300 donors to Athletics unlocks $15,000—$10,000 to the Athletics Fund and the top 5 teams with the most donors will each receive $1,000

Special thanks to trustee Alan Ginsburg, trustee Patricia Loret de Mola ’78 ’80MBA, John Race ’77 ’84MBA, Sandy Race ’78, Titian Austin ’80, Bob Winslow ’71 ’73MBA, June Nelson P’89, Tish Keir ’77, and Bruce Keir ’75 ’77MBA for providing the impact-area challenges!

The Class Year Competition 

Alumni will compete alongside their class affiliation to achieve the highest number of donors per class. Check the leaderboard for updates on your class! 

Become a Rollins Giving Day Ambassador:

  1. Sign up at rollins.college/givingambassador.
  2. Make your gift on Giving Day!  
  3. Encourage your Rollins network to participate on Giving Day. Use the digital toolkit: rollins.college/givingdaytoolkit.
  4. Share! Follow, like, and share posts from Rollins on social media. Be sure to tag @RollinsCollege.
  5. Track your progress! Click “sign up” in the top right of this page. From there, you can share a unique campaign link (located under the campaign video and on the Advocates tab). Track the number of gifts, and dollars generated by your outreach. 

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Development at (407) 646-2221 or giving@rollins.edu.

Disclaimer: All incentive dollars (matches, boosts, challenges) will go to the designation(s) chosen by the donor or donors who created the incentive. 


Updates
Thank you to our generous challenge sponsors!

Please join us in thanking our challenge sponsors and their families for leading the way:

  • Trustee Gerald Ladner ’81, trustee Rodney Adkins ’81, trustee Campbell Brown ’90, and Anthony DeChellis ’84 P’19, who provided community-wide challenges; 
  • John Race ’77 ’84MBA, Sandy Race ’78, Titian Austin ’80, and Bob Winslow ’71 ’73MBA, who provided the challenge to support the Crummer Fund; 
  • Trustee Alan Ginsburg, who provided the challenge to support the Holt Fund; 
  • June Nelson P’89, who provided the challenge to support the Cornell Fine Arts Museum; 
  • Trustee Patricia Loret de Mola ’78 ’80MBA, Tish Keir ’77, and Bruce Keir ’75 ’77MBA, who provided the challenge to support the Athletics Fund;
  • Dr. Julia Jimenez P’23 and Bob Jimenez ’89MBA P’23, who provided a matching challenge for the Crummer Fund;
  • Chris Russo ‘83, who provided a matching challenge for the Rollins Fund. 


We are sincerely grateful to everyone who participated in Rollins Giving Day 2021. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.  


18 days ago by Kelsey Uhl
1,500 Donor Challenge Met!


Rollins community, YOU DID IT! We have reached our goal of 1,500 total donors! Thank you so much for rallying around our students. Stay tuned to this page and our social media this afternoon when we announce the total amount raised!

18 days ago by Kelsey Uhl
Crummer Challenge Met!


Congratulations to Crummer for meeting their challenge of 175 donors and unlocking the $20,000 gift!

19 days ago by Kelsey Uhl
Holt Challenge met!

Congratulations to the Holt School for meeting their challenge of 100 donors and unlocking the $20,000 gift!

🔓

19 days ago by Kelsey Uhl
3rd Challenge Met

We have met our additional goal of 1,000 donors! A $25,000 gift has been made to the Rollins Annual Fund. If we reach 1,500 total donors today, ANOTHER $25,000 will be unlocked. We can do it!

19 days ago by Victoria Cherry
2nd Challenge Met

Rollins community, you are incredible. An additional $10,000 gift has been unlocked!

If we're able to reach 1,000 total donors today, $25,000 will be unlocked! 


19 days ago by Victoria Cherry
Congratulations to Rollins Athletics!

You unlocked the $15,000 challenge thanks to the 300 community members who gave to athletics so far today. Let's keep rallying to find out the top 5 teams with the most donors!

19 days ago by Kelsey Uhl
1st Challenge Met


🙌We have exceeded our first challenge goal!🙌 500 donors collectively helped unlock $5,000! Thank you to all who have participated so far.

❗️Our next challenge will unlock an additional $10,000 gift when we reach 750 donors before midnight. Give now!

19 days ago by Victoria Cherry
Today’s the day!

In the next 24 hours, let’s show the world the difference one day can make and rally around our students. Be one of the first 1,500 donors to make a gift and help unlock up to $170,000 to support current and future Tars.


19 days ago by Kelsey Uhl
Tomorrow: Rally around our students during Rollins Giving Day!

Any gift—no matter how big or small—made by the first 1,500 members of the Rollins community will help unlock $170,000 in support of Rollins students. Can't wait until tomorrow? Make your gift now!


20 days ago by Kelsey Uhl

Area of Greatest Need Leaderboard
Athletics Leaderboard
I want to supportDonorsDollars
Waterski8$585
Volleyball13$3,827
Swimming14$1,505
Softball135$4,241
Sailing13$1,825
Rowing106$15,834
Women's Tennis16$5,733
Men's Tennis95$5,558
Women's Soccer22$3,423
Men's Soccer37$7,087
Women's Lacrosse14$1,180
Men's Lacrosse68$16,679
Women's Golf18$5,793
Men's Golf11$1,825
Women's Basketball9$1,060
Men's Basketball18$5,707
Baseball23$4,633
Athletics: Area of Greatest Need34$23,330
The Hamilton Holt School Leaderboard
I want to supportDonorsDollars
The Holt Scholarship Fund44$38,062
The Holt Fund: Area of Greatest Need66$10,538
The Crummer Graduate School of Business Leaderboard
The Rollins Parents Fund Leaderboard
Cornell Fine Arts Museum Leaderboard
The Annie Russell Theatre Leaderboard
I want to supportDonorsDollars
The Black Box Theatre and Dance Complex8$515
The Annie Russell Theatre21$3,025
Class Year CompetitionThe Class Year Competition reflects giving from Alumni, Students, Parents
AffiliationDonors$ Raised
202369$27,754
202242$9,638
202441$5,849
202133$5,428
201133$7,210
202020$3,522
201820$2,945
200719$7,269
201519$1,543
201319$1,693
201018$942
200617$1,765
197417$6,084
201616$918
201416$927
199116$3,287
200816$4,444
199216$4,402
201215$2,337
199515$2,505
199015$3,335
199415$2,057
199614$3,724
201713$6,174
201913$564
200913$845
200212$1,235
197612$1,675
198511$1,777
199311$4,637
200310$635
202510$2,670
198610$1,700
197910$6,825
19999$575
19879$3,685
19979$810
19828$10,850
19848$3,525
20018$1,101
19807$1,044
20047$476
19697$1,025
19817$2,544
20057$1,125
19887$1,250
20007$570
19835$730
19755$950
19785$5,500
19705$825
19985$400
19734$325
19774$450
19894$275
19653$1,135
19723$170
19683$650
19632$550
19712$200
19642$600
19601$100
19661$200
19671$2,000
19581$100
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